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Lupron Depot® (leuprolide acetate depot) is a prescription drug that belongs to a class of medications called gonadotropin-releasing hormone (GnRH) agonists. The dose your healthcare provider recommends will vary, depending on factors such as your response to the drug and why you are using it.
 
For example, dosing options when using Lupron Depot to treat advanced prostate cancer include:
 
  • Lupron Depot 7.5 mg once monthly
  • Lupron Depot-3 Month 22.5 mg once every three months (every 84 days)
  • Lupron Depot-4 Month 30 mg once every four months (every 16 weeks).
     
Keep in mind that these forms are not interchangeable. If you have any questions on when and how to use this product, contact your healthcare provider.
 
(Click Lupron Depot Dosage for more information on the various strengths of this drug, how often they are used based on the condition being treated, and tips to ensure a safe, effective treatment process.)
 
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